The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 7 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 19.44% 30.00% 38.71%
As % of the Applications category 70.00% 100.00% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 22
Average salary £38,400 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.73% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £27,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,300 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
MS Excel
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Caerphilly region.

Applications Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 27.78% 30.00% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 23
Average salary £37,950 £28,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.15% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Caerphilly region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Caerphilly

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) MCP
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
3 5 (38.46%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) SAP Certification
4 4 (30.77%) COM
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Commerce Server
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
1 6 (46.15%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Graduate
1 4 (30.77%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) COM
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas